COMMUNITY EVENTS.

ANCHORAGE

APRIL 13-19

North x North Summit & Festival

The North x North Summit & Festival celebrates connection and culture across the North through five days of conversations, workshops, exhibitions, performances, presentations, music, dance, installations, food, film, and experiences highlighting Northern people, landscapes, and cultures, all at the Anchorage Museum. anchoragemuseum.org

APRIL 3-5

The Great Alaska Sportsman Show

If you love Alaska's outdoors, this is the event for you as it showcases the top businesses in hunting, fishing, boating, powersports, and more at the Sullivan and Ben Boeke Arenas. greatalaskasportsmanshow.com

APRIL 18

2020 Alaska Heart Run

All money raised by the Alaska Heart Run at the Alaska Airlines Center benefits the American Heart Association to fund research and community programs that help fight cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The timed run begins at 9:30 a.m. and the untimed walk/ run starts at 10 a.m. heart.org

APRIL 23-25

Senior NYO Games

The Senior NYO Games celebrate Alaska's rich diversity and is open to students in grades 7-12. Athletic events include the kneel jump, wrist carry, stick pull, toe kick, one-hand reach, two-foot high kick, one-foot high kick, Alaska high kick, and seal hop. Additional activities include musical and dance performances, the Pilot Bread recipe contest, and the Opportunities Expo. citci.org

APRIL 24

Sweet Rivalry

Sweet Rivalry is an annual fundraiser for The Arc of Anchorage to help the organization continue its work providing services and programs that benefit Alaskans with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Alaskan culinary teams battle head-to-head in two competitions: the dessert sculpting competition where edible works of art using sugar and chocolate are built live and the dessert course competition, featuring teams vying for votes as guests taste their exclusive creations served during the ultimate dessert course; doors open at 11:15 a.m. at UAA's Cuddy Hall. thearcofanchorage.org

FAIRBANKS

APRIL 8-12

Arctic Man

Arctic Man is undergoing even more changes for 2020, including a new ski and snowboard event and many different "motorized type events." What won't change is Arctic Man's focus on teamwork, training, and courage as skiers and snowmobilers tackle the slopes in the Last Frontier. arcticman.com

APRIL 24-26

Fairbanks Outdoor Show

Vendors offer outdoor activities, tours, and equipment for outdoor adventure at the Carlson Center...

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